Category Archives: Vacation

Chicha, Cusco PE

Chicha Bread – Red Pepper Butter Dried Corn Lawa – Chicharrones, Cheese, Broad Beans, Ollucos Alpaca Carpaccio – Borraja Flowers, Cipriani Sauce, Potato Chips, Andean Pesto Peking Guinea Pig – Purple Corn Crepe, Rocoto Hoisin, Pickled Turnip, Carrot Chicha Platter … Continue reading

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La Valeriana, Cusco PE

La Valeriana Naked Unicorn Cake Toffee Walnut Brownie Tres Leches Cake In need of a recharge after an early morning flight and hours wandering the streets of Cusco it was at La Valeriana that two guests stopped on Monday afternoon, … Continue reading

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Mercado Central de San Pedro, Cusco PE

San Pedro Market Chancay Bread Anise Bread Anise Cookies Marmalade Cake Warm Rice Pudding Not taking much time to get checked in at Torre Dorada it was by way of the hotel’s car service that Mercado Central de San Pedro … Continue reading

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Don Mamino (Miraflores,) Lima PE

Don Mamino Chicken Empanada Butter Croissant Apple Danish Walnut Brownie Located almost directly across from Panaderia Carmelitas it seemed only logical to stop by Don Mamino en route to Jorge Chavez International Airport, the Bakery and Restaurant far larger than … Continue reading

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Panaderia Carmelitas, Lima PE

Panaderia Carmelitas Beef and Egg Empanada Almond Citrus Bread Pudding Orejas Known by locals as Lima’s best spot for Pan Francés and Chicharron Sandwiches it was for Breakfast on Monday that a stop was made at Panaderia Carmelitas in Miraflores, … Continue reading

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Chifa TITI, Lima PE

Chifa Titi Iced Jasmine Tea Deep Fried Boneless Chicken with Lemon Sauce Stir fry Noodles with Smoked Pork Vegetables Stir Fry in Soy Sauce Kumquat Duck Steamed Red Bean Buns With the majority of Lima’s top dining destinations closed on … Continue reading

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Puku Puku Cafe (Miraflores,) Lima PE

Puku Puku Café Cold Brew Mocha Frapuccino Keke de Maracuya / Alfajor de Café Torta de Chocolate Staying in Miraflores it was only a matter of time before daily walks would feature a stop at Puku Puku Café, the tiny … Continue reading

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Maido, Lima PE

Maido T – Lychee Infusion with Black Tea from Cusco Nissei Cebiche – Rock Fish and Tuna, Crispy Corn, Limo Pepper, Garlic, Ginger, Shoyu, Cilanto, Fried Squid, Leche de Tigre Classic Gyoza – Classic Dumplings with Ground Shrimp and Pork, … Continue reading

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Manolo, Lima PE

Manolo Churros Chocolate filled Churro Pecan Pie Babarois de Guindones con Crema With only a small Breakfast at La Lucha Sangucheria Criolla and several hours until lunch it was up Av Jose Larco that Sunday morning progressed, a stop at … Continue reading

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La Lucha Sangucheria Criolla (Av Jose Larco 999,) Lima PE

La Lucha Sangucheria Criolla Inca Kola Zero Frozen Guanabana Juice Chicharron Sandwich con Camote & Sarsa Criolla Lechon a la Lena Sandwich Papas Frita Huayro – Ketchup, Aji, Golf, Aceituna If one walks around Miraflores or San Isidro for more … Continue reading

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Fiesta Restaurant Gourmet (Miraflores,) Lima PE

Fiesta Restaurant Gourmet 2017 Sauvignon Blanc (Chile) Pisco Sour Marraqueta – Local Goat Cheese Mero Murike Ceviche – Red Onion, Lemon, Salt from Cusco, Cerezo Chiles, Limo Chiles, Toast, Salsa Sauteed Day boat Sea Bass – Red Onions, Fried Plantains, … Continue reading

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ÁmaZ, Lima PE

ÁmaZ Copoazu, Naranja Coffee, Ungurahui, Haba Tonka Yucca Bread, Tostones and Casabe – Wild Yucca Juice, Cocona Salsa Churos Pishpirones – Wild Giant Amazonian Snails, Turmeric, Chorizo, Spicy Chili Peppers Wild Boar Empanadas – Yucca Empanadas, Wild Boar Stew, Wild … Continue reading

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Palettas (Miraflores,) Lima PE

Palettas Hecho a Mano Arroz con Leche / Multifruita Tres Leches / Blueberry Yogurt With Lima’s humidity consistently hovering somewhere between 70-10,000% it seems fairly safe to say beverages like Chicha Morada and Inka Cola are as much a product … Continue reading

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El Pan de la Chola (Miraflores,) Lima PE

El Pan de la Chola Mixto – Ham, Queso, Alioli Chola House Toast – Avocado, Peruvian Salt, Olive Oil Butter Croissant Pecan Roll Almond Croissant Oatmeal, Chocolate, Pecan Cookie Noted by almost every food-savvy person in Peru as Lima’s best … Continue reading

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OSSO (San Isidro,) Lima PE

Osso Carnicería y Salumería Pisco Capitan Negro Smoked Cheese Bread, Fennel Bread, Compound Butter, Pork Rillettes Housemade Charcuterie – Prosciutto, Lonza, Coppa, Roast Beef, Bresaola, Saucisson, Pork Pate, Chicken Liver Mousse, Tomato Jam, Toast Bone Marrow Risotto – Canaroli Rice, … Continue reading

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La Casa del Alfajor (San Isidro,) Lima PE

La Casa del Alfajor Traditional Alfajor Milhojas Con Caramel Turrón de Doña Pepa Bread Pudding Making short work of a snack after touching down at Jorge Chávez International Airport it was en route to dinner that La Casa del Alfajor … Continue reading

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La Mora (Miraflores,) Lima PE

La Mora Frozen Cappuccino Corn Pie with 3 Cheeses Empanada con Pollo Keke de Zanahoria Milhojas Con Manjar Alfajor Mediano Triangulo de Nuez Oreja With three locations in Lima it was shortly after arrival by way of Panama that a … Continue reading

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Davey’s Ice Cream, Brooklyn NY

Davey’s Ice Cream Samples: Roasted Pistachio, Cookies & Cream, Speculoos Chocolate Chip, Ultra Babka, Nutella Chocolate Chunk Homemade Peanut Butter Pie Milkshake It was 2013 when David Yoo opened Davey’s Ice Cream in the East Village and although several artisan … Continue reading

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Empellón, New York NY

Empellón House Cold Brew from Counter Culture Queso Fundido with Steak Tartare, spicy Corn Nuts and housemade Corn Tortillas Sticky Rice Tamal with Red Chile Duck Confit Octopus Tacos with Celery and Salsa Verde Corn Ice Cream Taco Canela Ice … Continue reading

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The Blue Stove, Brooklyn NY

The Blue Stove Maple Bourbon Walnut Pie Snickerdoodle Cookie Chocolate Crinkle Cookie Ranger Cookie with Oats, Raisins, Chocolate Carrot Cake with Raisins, Pineapple, Walnuts Spiced Guava Chess Pie with Orange Crème Fraiche Located in trendy Williamsburg and serving guests for … Continue reading

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